Study: VA Hospitals Compare Favorably to Non-VA Centers

Found them as safe, effective as civilian medical centers

Why Kicking the Opioid Habit Can Be So Tough

Withdrawal, and the fear of chronic pain's return, keep some people dependent for years, addiction experts say

Cancer Experts Endorse CDC's HPV Vaccine Guidelines

Boys and girls should start the shots at age 11 or 12 to prevent cancer-related virus

Cartilage Grown in Lab Might One Day Help Younger Arthritis Sufferers

Made of patients' stem cells and synthetic 'scaffolding,' it may cut need for hip replacement, scientists say

Cutting Down on Sweets Can Help Kids' Hearts

Risk factors improved after just 10 days of sugar restriction, study finds

Even High-Fat Mediterranean Diet Good for You: Review

Still protected against diabetes, heart disease and breast cancer

Health Highlights: July 19, 2016

  • Large HIV Vaccine Clinical Trial to be Conducted in South Africa

  • Pro Wrestlers Sue WWE Over Brain Injuries

Health Tip: Don't Ignore Acne

Potential negatives of withholding treatment

Health Tip: Help Prevent Falls

What you can do to remain upright

Healthy Fats Can Help Prevent Type 2 Diabetes: Study

A diet rich in nuts, seeds, fish and vegetable oils could lower blood sugar levels, researchers say